SB0433 (CH0349)

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2015 Regular Session



Funeral Establishments and Crematories - Unclaimed Cremains of Veterans - Disposition

Sponsored by:

Senator Peters


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 349

Synopsis:Requiring licensed funeral establishments or holders of permits for the business of operating a crematory in the possession of unclaimed cremated human remains for 90 days or more to provide identifying information to specified veterans service organizations to determine if the unclaimed cremains are those of a veteran or an eligible dependent; requiring specified veterans service organizations to make a specified notification of specified information within 45 days of receipt of the identifying information of the unclaimed cremains; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Peters, Astle, Cassilly, Currie, DeGrange, Guzzone, Kasemeyer, King, Klausmeier, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Montgomery, Ramirez, Raskin, Rosapepe, Waugh, Benson, Feldman, Jennings, Hershey, Kelley, Middleton, Reilly, and Pugh
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Health Occupations
Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Cemeteries
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Good Samaritan
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Nonprofit Organizations
Veterans Affairs, Department of
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(5-101, 5-803)
Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Health Occupations
(7-101, 7-406)

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October 24, 2017 4:48 P.M.